The Joyful Brain – Practical Neuroscience-Based Techniques to Help Your Client Rewire the Brain and Create Lasting Happiness, Improve Health, Enhance Job Performance, and Create Contentment

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The Joyful Brain – Practical Neuroscience-Based Techniques to Help Your Client Rewire the Brain and Create Lasting Happiness, Improve Health, Enhance Job Performance, and Create Contentment

Jonah Paquette, Psy.D

This workshop will provide you with the backed up by research science-based exercises that will equip you with strategies you will be able to immediately introduce to your clients the very next day. You will learn a range of techniques that will allow your clients to change their daily habits, lift their moods and fight anxiety or depression, regulate emotions and improve general health and well-being.

Course Dates

Sydney: 14 October 2019, SMC Conference & Function Centre
Brisbane: 16 October 2019, Mantra on Queen
Melbourne: 18 October 2019, Bayview on the Park
Adelaide: 21 October 2019, Next Gen Memorial Drive
Perth: 23 October 2019, Wollaston Conference Centre

This workshop will provide you with the backed up by research, science-based exercises that will equip you with strategies you will be able to immediately introduce to your clients the very next day. You will learn a range of techniques that will allow your clients to change their daily habits, lift their moods and fight anxiety or depression, regulate emotions and improve general health and well being. Teach your clients how to choose happiness by adding simple habits into their daily routines – putting them in a long-lasting and fulfilling state of mind.

Attend this workshop and articulate the benefits of happiness to our physical health, emotional well-being, relationships, and job performance; Explain how the brain’s negativity bias can lead to suffering, stress, and worry; Summarize the notion of positive neuroplasticity, and learn specific methods for creating lasting changes in the brain; Administer specific practices to cultivate gratitude, compassion, self-compassion, and connection – and understand how to integrate these practices effectively into treatment; Practice specific techniques to regulate the nervous system and stimulate the vagus nerve, to help promote feelings of peace, safety, and calm.; Explore specific areas of the brain linked to positive emotional states, and learn techniques to increase neuronal firing to these regions in order to create lasting change. You will leave this workshop refreshed and feeling confident knowing that you can now promote new and healthy habits, lifestyles and attitudes that, if implemented, will change your clients lives for good!

  • APS: Activities do not need to be endorsed by APS. Members can accrue 7 CPD hours by participating in this activity
  • AASW: Members can accrue 7 CPD hours by participating in this activity
  • ACA: Members can accrue 4 CPD points by participating in this activity
  • PACFA: Members can accrue 7 CPD hours by participating in this activity

A certificate of attendance will be emailed to participants following the workshop.